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People dropped in at 2215 Second Avenue for an open house on March 17.

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Historic building on Second Avenue is new hub of Fort Macleod activity

Posted on 25 March 2015 by Editor | Comments (0)

One of Fort Macleod’s historic buildings has a new life as a hub of activity. Fort Macleod Family and Community…Continue Reading

The Fort Macleod Mavericks are league champions.

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Fort Macleod Mavericks are Central Alberta Tier 4 Bantam Hockey League champions

Posted on 25 March 2015 by Contributor | Comments (0)

GAZETTE CONTRIBUTORS – SHAWN O’SULLIVAN AND RANDY O’SULLIVAN Fort Macleod Bantam Mavericks have had a whirlwind of a time for…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod says cheers to Fargo TV series star Ted Danson

Posted on 25 March 2015 by Editor | Comments (0)

Ted Danson, as bartender Sam (Mayday) Malone in the hit television series Cheers, knew that sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name. Danson can add Fort Macleod’s Cafe Orange to the list of places where he is welcomed as an old friend. Danson, the star of TV and movies, was in town…Continue Reading

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Sniffer dogs lend a nose to Alberta’s mandatory boat inspections

Posted on 25 March 2015 by staff | Comments (0)

Alberta’s fight against zebra and quagga mussels will have a few more paws on the ground thanks to the addition…Continue Reading

Shark Skin Suite, by Tim Dorsey 2015

Posted on 25 March 2015 by Contributor | Comments (0)

HERB JOHNSON – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Tim Dorsey is an odd duck. You might hate him, or love him. He’s had…Continue Reading

Melody Bannerman, Val Kostelansky and Stasha Donahue prepare to serve lunch as part of the Justice Film Festival.

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Fort Macleod Justice Film Festival provides food for thought

Posted on 18 March 2015 by Editor | Comments (0)

Among the topics explored at the third annual Justice Film Festival was one that fed the mind, as well as the body. About 40 people turned out Saturday morning at the Empress Theatre to watch a film about food waste and take part in a discussion led by a guest speaker. They were then invited…Continue Reading

Mavericks goalie Carter Henderson celebrates the championship with teammate Britt Meech.

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Novice Mavericks win league’s playoff banner

Posted on 18 March 2015 by Editor | Comments (0)

Fort Macleod Mavericks capped the 2014-’15 season Sunday by winning the Central Alberta Tier 5 Novice Hockey League title. The…Continue Reading

Mavericks goalie Mason Brussee turns aside this Claresholm scoring attempt.

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Fort Macleod Pee Wee Mavericks silence Claresholm Thunder to win the banner

Posted on 18 March 2015 by Contributor | Comments (0)

DON CRAIG – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Fort Macleod Mavericks capped a stellar season with an almost perfect playoff run as they…Continue Reading

Fort Macleod rallying to support a family who lost home to fire

Posted on 18 March 2015 by Editor | Comments (0)

A Fort Macleod family is picking up the pieces after their home and belongings were destroyed by fire. And the…Continue Reading

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Flyers Bball March 2015

F.P. Walshe Flyers opened the 2A south zone high school basketball playoffs with a win over Crownsest Panthers, but were eliminated in the next round by a loss to Immanuel Christian Eagles. Here are some images. 23 Photos

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Actor Ted Danson was in Fort Macleod last week for filming of his new role in the Fargo series. We're wondering which of Danson's other work is your favourite.

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